As part of the statewide effort to recruit and retain health professionals working in rural and urban medically under served areas, AHECWW participates in the Washington Health Workforce Gateway (a project of Washington Resources Group) to plan and provide presentations to student groups and training sites related to workforce recruitment and retention in under served areas.
Visit the Washington Health Workforce Gateway website to learn more about the how the WHWG ensures that Washington has the dental, primary care and behavioral health workforce needed to build healthy communities.
Strengthening the Local Nursing Workforce for Rural and Tribal Communities
AHECWW conducted an assessment of needs and possibilities for a distance-learning program to train talent--and address nursing shortages and distinctive healthcare needs--in rural and tribal communities. View the report here.